Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

HB2774 - (financial incentives) - An Act creating the Clean Air in Restaurants Act - Signed by Governor

This bill provides restaurants with financial incentives to remove smoking rooms and go smokefree by January 1, 2013. The State Department of Health would implement a rebate program to reimburse restaurant owners 50% of their cost of building a smoking room prior to 2010 if they go completely smokefree. The bill also creates programs entitled the "Oklahoma Certified Healthy Communities Act" and the "Oklahoma Certified Healthy Schools Act."

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    No